Vacancies at the API

    Postdoctoral research associate in neutron star astrophysics

    The Neutron Star Theory group at the University of Amsterdam invites applications for an ERC-funded postdoctoral position to work on thermonuclear burst oscillations on accreting neutron stars, to start in Fall 2015.

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    Deadline: 1 February 2015
    Contact: Anna Watts (

    Two Postdoctoral positions in Astroparticle Physics

    Two postdoctoral positions in Astroparticle Physics at the University of Amsterdam!

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    Deadline: 1 November 2014
    Contact: or (depending on position)

    Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Radio Astronomy at UvA and ASTRON

    The Astronomy Group of ASTRON, the Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy in Dwingeloo and the Anton Pannekoek Institute for Astronomy of the University of Amsterdam invite applications for a tenure-track position shared between these two institutes. We are looking for enthusiastic candidates with at least a PhD in astronomy, astrophysics or a related discipline, demonstrated ability for ground-breaking research, an excellent publication record and the potential to secure external funding as well as a number of years work experience as a postdoc.

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    Deadline: 1 December 2014
    Contact: Prof. dr. Raffaella Morganti ( or Prof. dr. Ralph Wijers (

    PhD positions at the API and GRAPPA (deadline expired, interviews to be held 12-13 Feb 2015)

    The Anton Pannekoek Institute for Astronomy (API) and the GRAPPA (GRavitation and AstroParticle Physics in Amsterdam) Center of Excellence, at the University of Amsterdam, invite applications for multiple PhD positions in astronomy, astrophysics and astroparticle physics.

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    Deadline: 11 December 2014